First Year Convocation 2013
Listen to the three audio recordings from the 2013 First Year Convocation, including the keynote address by Associate Professor of Education Don DiPaolo (MP3 format):
- UDM President Antoine Garibaldi (11:22)
- Student Government President Michael Soviak (6:18)
- Associate Professor of Education Don DiPaolo (43:27)
The 2013 First Year Convocation was held Aug. 23 in Calihan Hall to welcome new students to the University community. After a processional led into the Hall by a bagpiper, new UDM students were introduced to key administrators of the University, including the dean of each of UDM's colleges and schools.
The event is to provide a positive start for students as they begin their first semester at University of Detroit Mercy.